Telugu online dictionary launched by Oxford

Telugu has joined a growing number of languages from around the globe as part of Oxford Dictionaries global languages initiative

15 Nov 2018, 12:23 AM IST

We remember names better than faces: Study

We are actually better at remembering names than faces, according to a study Researchers from the University of York in the UK suggest that when we castigate ourselves for forgetti
14 Nov 2018, 11:47 PM IST

Google marks Children’s Day with doodle by Indian student

Search engine giant Google marked Childrens Day on Wednesday with a doodle made by an Indian student The artwork, titled Galaxy, space exploration, depicts a girl gazing into space
14 Nov 2018, 11:42 PM IST

Largest nehru collage by DPS Nadergul

The 159th childrens day celebrations at Delhi Public School Nadergul, came up with a unique idea of making the largest collage of Pandit Jawarlal Nehru using the scrap and craft ma
14 Nov 2018, 11:37 PM IST

Over 250 students partake in competition finals

Just a stones throw from Gandipet Lake, scores of school children had a wonderful time as they drew and painted to ring in Childrens Day that also culminated with the final of the
14 Nov 2018, 11:33 PM IST

Employability of engineers-a nightmare

India is one of the largest producers of engineers in the world and approximately 15 million engineering graduates are arriving into the job market every year But, the rate of empl
13 Nov 2018, 01:35 AM IST

GIM announces admission notification for 2019-20

GITAM Institute of Management GIM, GITAM Deemed to be University, Visakhapatnam on Monday announced its admissions notification for the academic year 201920
13 Nov 2018, 01:29 AM IST

Understanding the child is paramount

SHANTI stands for qualities of Sincerity, Honesty, Analytical, Natural, Technical and Intellectual Teaching Started with the motto of Service, study, serve and smile the Shanti Vi
13 Nov 2018, 01:25 AM IST

This smartphone app can identify heart attacks

A novel smartphone app can help determine if you are having the most serious and deadliest form of heart attack and could turn out be a valuable tool to save lives, say researchers
13 Nov 2018, 01:22 AM IST

Meal time impacts how much energy we burn

The number of calories people burn changes with the time of day, according to a study which could explain why irregularities in eating and sleeping may make people gain weight Rese
13 Nov 2018, 01:20 AM IST

YIF - Ashoka University admissions

The Young India Fellowship YIF, a oneyear postgraduate programme in Liberal Studies at Ashoka University, invites applications for the class of 201920 Launched in 2011, this unique
13 Nov 2018, 01:13 AM IST

ISRO calls for global proposals to carry experiments on Venus mission

ISRO has invited proposals from the international scientific community to carry out novel experiments on its planned Venus mission, scheduled to launch in 2023, the space agency sa
13 Nov 2018, 01:10 AM IST

What it takes to build your own company

If you are diving in head first for becoming a fulltime entrepreneur, you will likely want to know what it takes to be standout as an entrepreneur Here you can learn the musttake s
13 Nov 2018, 01:06 AM IST

KVPY-research oriented scholarship programme

To promote and encourage students with research oriented careers in basic science courses, The Department of Science and Technology, Government of India conducts a National Level s
11 Nov 2018, 11:03 PM IST

Scientists recreate Mars sunrise with musical piece

Scientists have created the soundtrack of the 5,000th Mars sunrise captured by NASAs robotic rover, Opportunity, using data sonification techniques to create a twominute piece of m
11 Nov 2018, 11:00 PM IST

I try to entertain myself because I get easily bored: Pak author Mohammed Hanif

For Pakistani author Mohammed Hanif, humour is one of the basic survival techniques for our times and he always tries to entertain himself as he gets bored easily
11 Nov 2018, 10:54 PM IST

Posting too many selfies increases narcissism

Posting too many selfies on social media may make you more narcissistic, a study has found Published in The Open Psychology Journal, the study looked at personality changes of 74 i
11 Nov 2018, 10:50 PM IST

India should invest more in science research: ISF

India needs to invest more in scientific research as the country lags behind burgeoning economies like China in catalysing research and development, K Dinesh, President of Infosys
11 Nov 2018, 10:43 PM IST

Transforming classrooms as centres of joy

Education is the manifestation of the perfection already in the manThis remark of Swami Vivekananda portrays the true nature of education But todays education is lacking that quali
11 Nov 2018, 10:38 PM IST

Indo-US professor in Trump’s good books; to be in National Science Board

US President Donald Trump has expressed his intention to appoint Indian American professor Suresh V Garimella as a member of the prestigious National Science Board
11 Nov 2018, 10:31 PM IST

Two-day meet on Stress Management concludes

International Stress Management Association ISMA and GITAM Hyderabad Business School GHBS jointly organised a twoday fifth International Conference on Stress Management ICSM2018 at
11 Nov 2018, 10:23 PM IST

IIT-M to help farmers store produce

The Indian Institute of TechnologyMadras has developed a portable solarpowered cold storage device with a 500 kg capacity for storing vegetables, and fruits, among other items
11 Nov 2018, 10:19 PM IST

Dissolving a State Assembly – Key Insights – Part II

The Chamber or Chambers of each Provincial Legislature shall be summoned to meet once at least in every year, and twelve months shall not intervene between their last sitting in on
10 Nov 2018, 01:30 AM IST

GITAM admission test at 50 Indian cities

GITAM TEST GAT2019 will be conducted for admission to B Tech, B Arch, B Pharm,M Tech, M Arch, and M Pharm, programmes offered at Visakhaptnam, Hyderabad and Bengaluru campuses for
10 Nov 2018, 01:23 AM IST

Language festival in Delhi hosts noted children’s authors

A twoday language festival with a specific focus on children and young adults literature will kick off on Saturday at the Indian Habitat Centre IHC here
10 Nov 2018, 01:20 AM IST

Exercise, diet apps boost health well-being in youth

With concerns of digital technology harming young peoples health, a new study says that mobile applications focussed on exercise, diet and wellness promote their overall wellbeing
10 Nov 2018, 01:18 AM IST

What does sadness look like in the brain?

Feelings of sadness or anxiety might be linked to increased chitchat between two areas of the brain, a new study suggests
10 Nov 2018, 01:15 AM IST

Gold nanoparticles used to treat prostate cancer for the first time

Scientists are using gold nanoparticles that act as tumourseeking missiles to target prostate cancer, in a firstofitskind clinical trial The nanoparticles or nanoshells, are made o
10 Nov 2018, 01:09 AM IST

Social media use may up depression, loneliness

Spending too much time on social media sites like Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram can impact your wellbeing, making you depressed and lonely, a study has found The study by resea
10 Nov 2018, 01:06 AM IST

Kids point at adults for bullying

Ahead of the upcoming AntiBullying Week next week a survey has showed that children want adults to show each other more respect, with nearly half of them seeing grownups bullying e
10 Nov 2018, 01:04 AM IST

Sports events at St Ann’s College

Junior Inter College Under 19 years Girls Basket ball Volley Ball Championship2018 was held at St Anns College in the city SrLourda Ratha, Principal, St Anns Jr College for Girls,
10 Nov 2018, 12:39 AM IST

Dissolving a State Assembly – key insights – Part I

When and in what circumstances can an Assembly be dissolved, without taking it into confidenceThis is a piece of free advice to the rulers andor for the general public, on the abov
09 Nov 2018, 03:16 AM IST

IIT-H hosts workshop on Affordable Housing for All

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad hosted a workshop on Affordable housing for all during which experts said that steel building should be the choice of construction The work
09 Nov 2018, 03:12 AM IST

Indians most positive: Study

Indians are the most positive about their children taking up a career in teaching, a new global study has revealed
09 Nov 2018, 03:09 AM IST

Novel bionic mushrooms can produce electricity

Scientists, including those of Indian origin, have created a bionic device that generates green power by 3Dprinting clusters of cyanobacteria on an ordinary white button mushroom T
09 Nov 2018, 03:07 AM IST

New skin-like sensor maps blood-oxygen levels in body

US engineers have developed a new lightweight, thin and flexible sensor that can map bloodoxygen levels over large areas of skin, tissue and organs, potentially giving doctors a ne
09 Nov 2018, 03:04 AM IST

Kerala’s great granny gets laptop as gift

Days after expressing her wish to learn computers, Keralas great granny, Karthyayani Amma, who had secured 98 per cent marks in a literacy exam at the age of 96, has got a laptop a
09 Nov 2018, 02:52 AM IST